• Flames' Jooris Cleared For Training Camp

    News: Josh Jooris (wrist) said over the weekend that he expects to be a full participant when the Flames open training camp Friday, Wes Gilbertson of the Calgary Sun reports.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris had a surgical procedure on his wrist following the Flames' elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but he endured no unexpected setbacks while recovering over the offseason. The 25-year-old was a pleasant surprise as an undrafted rookie last season, producing 12 goals and 24 points while skating in 60 games for Calgary. He's expected to settle into a third or fourth line role in 2015-16.
  • Jooris Inks One-Year Deal With Flames

    News: Josh Jooris signed a one-year, $975,000 contract with the Flames on Friday, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The FAN reports.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris was a solid contributor for the Flames last season, tallying 24 points (12 goals, 12 assists) in 60 games with the team. He underwent surgery on his wrist in May, but should be ready for the start of Calgary's training camp in September. He will likely return to a bottom-six role with the Flames in 2015-16.
  • Flames' Jooris Had Wrist Surgery After Season

    News: Josh Jooris underwent surgery on his wrist after the Flames' season ended, Wes Gilbertson of the Calgary Sun reports.
    Analysis: This news comes as a bit of a surprise, as the Flames didn't report that Josh Jooris had suffered an injury during their second-round series against the Ducks. Jooris did not suit up for Calgary's last two games against Anaheim, but at that point in time it was assumed that he was simply a healthy scratch. The nature of the injury remains unclear, but Jooris will likely be ready for the start of Calgary's training camp in September. The 24-year-old center tallied 12 goals and 12 assists in 60 games with the Flames this season.
  • Flames' Jooris Nabs Two Helpers

    News: Josh Jooris picked up two assists in Saturday's win over Edmonton.
    Analysis: While he's gone through dry spells, Josh Jooris has put together a decent season, compiling 12 goals and 24 points in 57 games. The 24-year-old works hard and has been a great bottom-six producer in his first career NHL campaign. He's too inconsistent to be trusted in shallow leagues, but he's become an attractive option in some deeper formats due to his four power-play goals and reliable point production.
  • Jooris Returns To Flames' Lineup

    News: Josh Jooris (undisclosed) is slated to play Monday against the Avs, the Calgary Sun reports.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris, who missed two games with an unspecified injury, is slated skate with Joe Colborne and Mikael Backlund on the Flames' second line on Monday. The 24-year-old checks back into the team's lineup with 21 points in 52 games to date.
  • Flames' Jooris Sits Out Another

    News: Josh Jooris (undisclosed) will be scratched for Saturday's game against the Blue Jackets.
    Analysis: He'll sit for the second straight game. Josh Jooris was able to skate as an extra during warmups Saturday, so it doesn't seem as though he's too far off of a return.
  • Flames' Jooris Out With Minor Injury

    News: Josh Jooris will miss Thursday's game against the Flyers due to a minor undisclosed injury, Scott Cruickshank of the Calgary Herald reports.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris didn't participate in Thursday's morning skate due to the injury, but it doesn't sound like the Flames are worried about it costing him much action. With Drew Shore also ailing, Markus Granlund will reenter the lineup as the Flames' third-line center.
  • Flames' Jooris Scores 11th Goal

    News: Josh Jooris potted his 11th goal of the season in Friday's loss to the Islanders.
    Analysis: That's points in back-to-back games for Josh Jooris, who is up to 11 goals and 19 points in 45 games on the season. While he's producing on Calgary's third line, he's been quite inconsistent, recently going six straight games without a point. If you can deal with the slumps, the 24-year-old is worth owning in deeper leagues.
  • Flames' Jooris Set For Healthy Scratch

    News: Josh Jooris could be a healthy scratch for the second straight game Saturday against the Canucks, the Calgary Herald reports.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris got off to a hot start this season, but as most rookies do, he's hit a bit of a wall. He is certainly in the Flames' long-term plans, but he will have to fight his way back into the lineup this season.
  • Flames' Jooris Picks Up Assist, Goes Plus-2

    News: Josh Jooris was credited with an assist, three shos and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's win over the Sharks.
    Analysis: Josh Jooris has a goal and two assists in his six games since returning from a wrist injury Jan. 21. The 24-year-old rookie received much attention for his hat trick against the Coyotes back in December, but he shouldn't be viewed as much more than a competent depth scorer for the Flames.